Bisphenol A / PhthalatesElizabeth
Bisphenol A / Phthalates
BPA and phthalates are additives used when extruding plastics and for many other purposes. Phthalates are a economic way to make plastic more flexible, thus their use grew in the 20th century. Currently there is concern about the effects exposures to these chemicals can have on human health.
- Bisphenol A
- Phthalate esters
- Esters of phthalic acid